National Archives description "Phila. Navy Yard. 1) CU BOISE men interviewed by correspondents 2) MS&LS flags denoting victories over Japs 3) CU&S-CU damaged turret - shows shell splinters 4) CU&MS direct hit on ship S-CU turret guns 5) MS splinter holes in No.2 turret 6) MS, S-CU&CU officers, damaged superstructure BG SV 7) CU& tilt Capt. Moran walks by 8) S-CU damaged superstructure 9) CUs, LS unexploded shell imbedded in turret" National Archives Identifier: 75414
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December 12, 2013 Subject:
USS Boise (CL-47) at Philadelphia Navy Yard
The USS Boise(CL-47)returned to the Philadelphia Navy Yard 19November42-20March43 to repair damage received from the 11-12October42 "Battle of Cape Esperance."